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17 Euphemisms for Sex From the 1800s

While shoe-horning these into conversation today might prove difficult, these 17 synonyms for sex were used often enough in 19th-century England to …

The War on Reason

Scientists and philosophers argue that human beings are little more than puppets of their biochemistry. Here's why they're wrong.<p>Aristotle’s definition of man as a rational animal has recently taken quite a beating.<p>Part of the attack comes from neuroscience. Pretty, multicolored fMRI maps make …

A Dance with Dragons

• <b>Author:</b> George R.R. Martin<p><b>#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER</b> <b></b><br>A SONG OF ICE AND FIRE: BOOK FIVE <b></b><br>In the aftermath of a colossal battle, Daenerys Targaryen rules with her three dragons as queen of a city built on dust and death. But Daenerys has thousands of enemies, and many have set out to find her. Fleeing …

Falling Into Place

• <b>Author:</b> Brandy L Rivers<p>18+ Adult themes<p>Robert would have done anything for Liz, even let her go when she claimed she needed to be alone. With his life in shambles, he dove into his work as a Silver Council enforcer.<p>Liz never fit in, but to protect her first love, she walked away when a wild burst …

Explorers' Aim For Perilous Polar Trek: 'Get Home In One Piece'

In 1911, explorer and British Royal Navy officer Robert Falcon Scott had big plans. He intended to be the first to reach the South Pole, that holy grail of exploration, and claim the distinction for the British Empire.<p>But after making the 1,800-mile journey to the pole, Scott and his team saw that …

Rock around the clock: zircon crystal is oldest piece of Earth | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - To put it mildly, this is one gem of a gem.<p>A 4.4 billion-year-old zircon crystal from the Jack Hills region of Australia is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters February 23, 2014. REUTERS/John W. Valley/University of Wisconsin-Madison/Handout via …

A Bike Straight Out Of Tron And Other Amazing Images From This Week

Castor is 6 stars in one

Castor is one of 2 bright stars in the constellation Gemini the Twins. It appears as a single star, but it’s actually a multiple star system.<p>Castor …

The Walking Dead Season 4 – Episode 10 Review

<i>Piers McCarthy reviews the tenth episode of The Walking Dead season 4…</i><p>Having the obligatory opening episode focused on Rick and Carl (alongside …

Holding out for Heroes

<i>Commenting on the Critics with Simon Columb….</i><p>In the last twenty-four hours, NBC released details of resurrecting an old franchise:<p>“<i>‘Until we get</i> …

Godzilla Official International Trailer #2 (2014) - Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Elizabeth Olsen Movie HD

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England face the silent treatment from supporters as Euro 2016 draw exposes FA's Wembley mistake

The FA spent more than £750m on rebuilding Wembley, but must rely on high-profile friendly opposition to generate income after England's kind Euro 2016 draw<p><b>England</b>’s Euro 2016 draw against low-key opposition shows up fully the FA’s folly of rebuilding Wembley. Instead of investing the money in …

The Premier League needs to start justifying its tag as the richest league in the world by beating the best in Europe

Chelsea and Manchester United need to show the Premier League is not falling behind their European rivals<p>This is a massive week for English football in the Champions League and the prospect of Manchester United losing to Olympiakos is unthinkable for David Moyes.<p>Manchester City and <b>Arsenal</b> are both …

Soccer

Nemanja Vidic looks to end Manchester United career with Champions League glory

United captain aims to finish his final season at Old Trafford by winning the Champions League and finishing fourth in the Premier League<p>It was a big statement by Nemanja Vidic, delivered in the unlikely surroundings of the <b>Crystal Palace</b> car park, but the Manchester United captain was convinced his …

Soccer

José Mourinho forgets Chelsea failings to joke of goal glut at Galatasaray

After waiting 93 minutes for a breakthrough at home to Everton José Mourinho joked about killing the Champions League tie against Galatasaray in Wednesday's first leg. "Ideally I would prefer to go there and win 10-zero," the Chelsea manager said.<p>There are several reasons why that might not happen, …

Edwyn Collins: 'I’m slow at first. Then my thoughts come, and it’s wonderful'

Edwyn Collins, quick-witted former Orange Juice singer, almost lost his mind to a haemorrhage a few years ago. A moving new film shows how he got it back<p>The first thing I hear on my interview tape is Edwyn Collins’s laugh. It’s a distinctive, gurgling, yucking thing, and hugely infectious. It’s …

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The Brit Awards: where were all the stars?

Although the ceremony seemed old-fashioned and lacking in stars, the new young pop stars of Generation Selfie won deservedly, says Neil McCormick<p>It was hard to tell from inside the 2014 Brit Awards what effect the show might be having on the world outside London’s O2 Arena. From a vantage point …